Tag: energy bills

  • Keeping PACE with Revolving Loan Programs in Green Building

    by The Real Estate Buyers


    By: Luke Bujarski Local governments continue to put public dollars to work saving both the environment and money on property owners’ energy bills.  Through creative financing methods known as Property Assessed Clean Energy or PACE programs, communities are opening access to capital for energy audits and property retrofitting of existing buildings.  Twenty-three states have adopted…

  • Chicago Green Real Estate Investment Incentives

    by The Real Estate Buyers

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    By: Luke Bujarski Chicago’s green real estate investment market may have taken another step forward this month. Coordinated by the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP), the Better Buildings Initiative aims to create jobs and save people money on their energy bills by strengthening the market for energy efficient properties. The goal of the program…